Sample Principal Architect Resume

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Reinaldo Watkins
740 Thorn Street
Cody, WY 82414

Job Objective To obtain a position as Principal Architect with a reputable and growing organization.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Wide experience in developing architectural framework for Web applications
  • Sound knowledge of Web development tools and techniques
  • Wide knowledge of performance modeling and optimization operations
  • Familiarity with remote system management procedures
  • Strong knowledge of network, database and security architectures
  • Proficient with Linux platforms, Windows, UNIX, VMware/KVM, HTML, XML, J2EE, JSP and AJAX
  • Good understanding of software development process, tools, and practices
  • Ability to oversee network design, sizing and capacity planning activities
  • Ability to develop action plan for architectural problems
  • Ability to participate in technical and non-technical discussions
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills

Professional Experience:

Principal Architect
WMS Gaming Inc, Cody, WY
August 2007 – Present

  • Developed architectural solutions to best meet business needs.
  • Developed and tested prototypes to determine architectural options.
  • Maintained architectural documentations up-to-date.
  • Participated in design reviews and recommended improvements.
  • Proposed design alternatives to ensure cost-effectiveness and high quality.
  • Developed architectural patterns and techniques to support enterprise applications.
  • Coordinated with Architects to ensure that architecture is implemented within assigned timelines.
  • Developed architectural framework that is scalable, maintainable and consistent.

Principal Architect
Pyramid Consulting Inc, Cody, WY
May 2004 – July 2007

  • Provided technical support in developing application, server, storage and network architectures.
  • Recommended new tools and technologies to support system architecture.
  • Evaluated current architecture and recommended improvements.
  • Assisted in troubleshooting configuration failures and network issues.
  • Worked well with customers, Managers and development teams.
  • Coordinated with management to determine architecture requirements.
  • Reviewed proposed technical solutions to identify problem areas.
  • Participated in preparation of business proposals.


Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science
Valdosta State University, Valdosta, GA

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